Results are What Count

At Avera & Smith, we pride ourselves on the results that we achieve for our clients whether through negotiation or hard-fought courtroom trials. Avera & Smith’s proven winning court record can help you get the compensation or other results you deserve.

Avera & Smith is powerful and effective in getting you the results you deserve. You are never just a number or a file to us. We treat our clients like family. We care about you. We do the heavy lifting so you can focus on your recovery and getting your life back on track.

We Stand For You


    Avera & Smith turned a $500 pre-suit offer into $1.5 million verdict in a traumatic brain injury case.

    Lance Avera won a Jury verdict of $664,328 in a non-surgical soft tissue motor vehicle crash.

    Avera & Smith won a $2.6M verdict in a medical malpractice case.

    A $17.5M verdict in tobacco suit by Avera & Smith set a record in the county.
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In 2008, the Mitchell’s children’s lives were changed forever when a truck slammed into a school bus killing one student and injuring many others. Among the injured were Courtney and Rashana Mitchell, who were ages 14 and 12 at the time of the crash. Mark Avera, who represented the Mitchell family in their suit against the trucking company, was able to prove that the truck company was negligent with regard to the hours-of-service rule and its failure to offer proper training in this area to the driver.

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